Michael Rosenbaum, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology
Endocrinology, Pediatrics
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Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Growth Disorder

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Male

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Cornell University Medical College, NY
  • BA, 1978 Amherst College
  • MD, 1982 Cornell University Medical College, NY
  • Internship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Residency: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
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Dr. Rosenbaum’s research interests focus mainly on energy intake and expenditure in relation to body weight regulation in adults and the development and prevention of obesity and its co-morbidities in children. Topics of his over 100 peer-reviewed publications range from crosstalk between the lowly adipocyte and the highest cortical centers of the brain to the molecular physiology of skeletal muscle, genetic regulation of feeding behavior in humans, and the oral and gastrointestinal microbiomes. His grant support has come from the NIH, New York State, and many other sources. He has also authored numerous chapters, reviews and abstracts and has been a frequent op-ed contributor in numerous media outlets. He and his collaborators are extensively quoted and internationally known for their work. Dr. Rosenbaum is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Diabetes Association, the Obesity Society, and the Society for Pediatric Research and a graduate of the Columbia University Public Voices Program. He has received extensive recognition as a scientist, mentor, and clinician including the 2001 Columbia University Physician of the Year Award, the 2918 TOPS award from The Obesity Society, and over 100 citations among the best physicians in the United States and New York City.

Research Interests

  • Clinical Research
  • Obesity
  • Type 2 Diabetes



Jul 6 2018 - Jan 31 2023